Author: Robert Shawn

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Should the 2020 Olympic games go ahead this summer, you won’t see the red and white of the maple leaf flag among the competitors. The Canadian Olympic Committee and Canadian Paralympic Committee issued joint statements Sunday evening proclaiming they refuse to send their teams to Tokyo unless their respective Games are postponed in the wake […]

Labatt Breweries of Canada is getting involved in the fight against COVID-19 the best way they know how; by manufacturing a product with alcohol in it. The company said Sunday its plan to produce 50 000 bottles of hand sanitizer to be donated to Food Banks Canada, frontline workers and restaurants and bars while they remain […]

Chief Medical Officer Dr. Janice Fitzgerald, alongside Premier Dwight Ball and Health Minister John Haggie, has announced 3 new presumptive cases of COVID-19 in the Eastern Health region. There are now 9 total cases of cornavisrus in the province. Of these three new cases, 2 are related to travel, the other is under investigation. Contact […]

Earlier Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Janice Fitzgerald announced there has been a new case of COVID-19 coronavirus in Newfoundland and Labrador, bringing the total number of cases up to 4. She continued to explain that the case was discovered in the Eastern Health region, and is related to international travel. She mentioned the individual is […]

A restaurant in Minnesota  is offering hungry customers a fresh roll of toilet paper with take-out order over $25. Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the Cambridge Bar and Grill in Cambridge announced all orders totaling over $25 will come with a free roll of TP since some consumers are having difficulty finding some due to consumer hoarding. “When […]

China has announced no new local coronavirus cases for the first time in three months, according to sources. While the country has recently reported thirty-four new infections, all cases were people who caught the virus outside the country. “It’s very clear that the actions taken in China have almost brought to an end their first […]

As super as Marvel heroes are, even they aren’t immune to the COVID-19 coronavirus. The Walt Disney Company has opted to postpone the May 1st theatrical release of the latest superhero blockbuster, Black Widow as theaters are closing and people are advised not to congregate amid the current coronavirus pandemic. A new release date for the film […]

Canada’s big banks are allowing customers to defer their mortgage payments for up to six months in response to the financial impacts of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. In a tweet, Neil Parmenter, president of the Canadian Bankers Association, said the measures are “effective immediately.” Effective immediately @BMO @cibc @nationalbank @RBC @scotiabank @TD_Canada offer support for […]

With the COVID-19 coronavirus spreading across the world, government and health officials have been working tirelessly to try and contian the outbreak. “Social distancing” has been heavily recommended to the public, which has forced major sports organizations to make the unusual and difficult decision to nix or suspend major events. While the NHL, NBA, and […]

Doing their part to assist in the control and contain COVID-19, Cineplex has decided to lower the curtain on it’s movie theatres across the country until April 2nd at the earliest. Our continued Response to COVID-19. — Cineplex (@CineplexMovies) March 17, 2020 “The health and safety of our employees and guests is paramount,” CEO Ellis […]



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